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The Seed of Dream

Song cycle: I Lie in This Coffin; A Load of Shoes; To My Child; Beneath the Whiteness of Your Stars; No Sad Songs, Please

2004 | baritone or mezzo-soprano/cello/piano

Poems by Vilna Ghetto survivor Abraham Sutzkever, with translations by C.K. Williams and Leonard Wolf.

Commissioned by Music of Remembrance, Seattle, WA in 2005. 18 minutes for the cycle.

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